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Healthy Tea Habits

by Tiffany Picard

Feeling frazzled? You’re not alone. It happens to the best of us! You might feel like life is too busy for you to indulge in self-care, but nothing could be further from the truth. Life’s juggling act can sometimes feel like a full-on circus show. They keep throwing in chairs and flower vases and plates... and it’s all you can do to keep everything in the air without having it come crashing down...

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Health & Beauty Savasana/Corpse Pose

Yoga Break 7: Hope Springs Eternal with Savasana

by Natasha Nesic

Hey there, tea lovers! We're locked in the dead of winter. It only makes sense that we get into Corpse Pose and, luckily, Savasana is the easiest pose you can ever attempt in yoga. It's just you and the floor, rejuvenating your circulation by sheer gravity working on your muscles, joints, and nervous system in contact with the ground beneath you. (Science is beautiful.)

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Opinions Warm up with a hot cup of tea with winter

Winter Warming Teas

by Samantha Albala

ll teas can create a snug comfortable feeling that shelters you from the harsh bitter cold outside. However, there are some teas that are more efficient at warming the body inside and out. The dropping temperatures and shorter days of the winter season can leave you shivering and feeling sluggish. Eating well, exercise, plenty of sleep and tea will help keep the body at peak performance.

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Enjoyment Cozy up with your favorite tea and listen to some soothing tunes

Sleepaway Sip-Track 2017

by Natasha Nesic

This is a job for TeaJay Gyoku-Roshi, master DJ sommelier. Last January he brought back the sun, so now let him soothe your slumber, with beats for the best rest this side of the Mississippi. All these pairings are caffeine-free, and you may go through the whole track, or do it tea by tea, song by song on repeat, depending on your goals for maximum sleep effect.

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Enjoyment Candy Cane Tea Cocktails

Holiday Tea Cocktails

by Sara Shacket

The holidays have arrived and whether you are celebrating with a group, or just a couple of friends, it’s time to break out that cocktail shaker! Adding tea to your cocktails will give them a unique and memorable twist.

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History Holiday Teas

Holiday Tea Parties & Temperance in the 1800s

by Luke Pabst

In the late 1700s and 1800s, alcohol consumption in the UK was widespread and rowdy. Gin and beer were England’s go-to liquid consumables at the time, tag-teaming the Victorian’s into a perpetual drunkenness. But along came the steaming glorious savior, that cheap precious drink of a divine nature itself, which we so heartily refer to as Tea.

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History Yaupon Holly

The Origins and History of Yaupon Holly

by Leroy Burnett

As more and more people search for caffeinated alternatives to coffee, plant based tisanes are gaining traction for their health benefits. They have the ability to soothe and heal as they energize. As a result, tisanes containing caffeine are imported around the world to satisfy enormous demand. Yaupon is more recently finding many happy tea drinkers who love it for its caffeine, antioxidants, and its harmonious presence in the local-foods movement.

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Enjoyment Books and tea are a natural pair.

Books And Tea

by Kristen McQuinn

Kristen McQuinn, a contributing author for BookRiot, discusses some of her favorite book-related Adagio Tea blends--ranging from classics like Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter to two blends inspired by recent YA fiction.

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